Mrs. Harriet Newell India Missionary Eulogy 1814 Religion portrait leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religious Books, Missionary work, India, Sermons, Eulogies).
A Sermon, Preached at Haverhill (Mass), in Remembrance of Mrs. Harriet Newell, Wife of the Rev. Samuel Newell, by Leonard Woods, D. D.
Published 1814, Boston, by Samuel T. Armstrong.
250 pages. Text in English. Stipple engraved frontis portrait. Early female ownership name with Dec. 1814 date to fly leaf.
Period full acid mottled calf binding, spine gilt ruled with contrasting title label. Joints broken, covers held largely by binding cords, small chip at spine base.Title page trimmed down slightly and re-inserted long ago.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 3 1/4" W.